• Local Chefs Mentor Youth in Vegetarian Cook-Off

    This past Saturday, April 22, 2017, the TD Youth Earth Ambassadors (YEA) organized a vegetarian cook-off with four chefs from local restaurants to educate 22 youth in vegetarian cuisine and its positi...

  • Youth Central’s 5 Alumni Profile: Kaiz Alarakyia

    Youth Central is proud to look back on its 25 years of giving youth in Calgary opportunities to volunteer and develop as leaders. To celebrate this milestone, we are profiling 25 of our alumni. One of...

  • Youth Central’s 4 Alumni Profile: Sheliza Kassam

    Our next featured alumnus is Sheliza Kassam, who volunteered with Youth Central from 2009 – 2014. She was involved with the Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC), Mayor’s Youth Council (MYC), Youth ...

  • YVC Day

    Our Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) celebrated YVC Day this Saturday, March 4 at the Marda Loop Community Association Centre. The YVC hosted a carnival for developmentally disabled children up to the age ...

  • Annual General Meeting 2017

    On January 26 2017, we held our Annual General Meeting where we reviewed our year in 2016 and heard from some of our awesome youth volunteers. Here is a quick recap of our year but we encourage you to...

  • Youth Central’s 3rd Alumni: Kevin Capuno

    Kevin Capuno is our third alumnus to be celebrated for Youth Central’s 25th Anniversary. Kevin was a volunteer on the Mayor’s Youth Council (MYC) in 2011 and the following year joined the staff as a T...

  • Youth Central’s Purdy’s Easter Chocolate Fundraiser

    We are now accepting orders for Youth Central's Purdy’s Easter Chocolate fundraiser! ...

  • Youth Central’s 2nd Alumni: Jane Wu

    As we go through all of our amazing alumni, we realize how lucky we are to be blessed with so many wonderful people. Our next alumnus is Jane Wu who volunteered with Youth Central from 2003 – 20...

  • Youth Of Distinction Awards 2017

    Youth Central is accepting nominations for the Youth Of Distinction Awards. The Youth of Distinction Awards (YODA) is a great opportunity to recognize young people in Calgary who are making a differen...

  • Youth Central’s First Alumnus Profile

    Rob Gray participated in our first Mayor's Youth Council in 1994. Read about his experiences and what he's learned from volunteering with Youth Central and how he has applied those lessons to life. ...

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